The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 93 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Perl 75 111 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.21% 1.88% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 4.20% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 87 73
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £610 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +4.00%
Perl
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1686 2640 2457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.57% 44.60% 42.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1446 2175 1900
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 14
Median hourly rate £50.00 £23.29 £29.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.68% -21.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 99 (61.11%) Linux
2 96 (59.26%) Python
3 87 (53.70%) Unix
4 61 (37.65%) Finance
5 55 (33.95%) Java
6 51 (31.48%) Puppet
7 49 (30.25%) SQL
8 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (28.40%) DevOps
10 44 (27.16%) Bash Shell
11 39 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
12 37 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (22.84%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (22.84%) Oracle
12 37 (22.84%) Windows
13 36 (22.22%) Banking
14 33 (20.37%) Shell Script
15 32 (19.75%) Ruby
16 31 (19.14%) ITIL
17 29 (17.90%) Ansible
18 25 (15.43%) Configuration Management
18 25 (15.43%) Jenkins
19 24 (14.81%) Red Hat
20 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
20 23 (14.20%) XML
20 23 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 22 (13.58%) SQL Server
22 21 (12.96%) HTML
22 21 (12.96%) DNS
22 21 (12.96%) Microsoft

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (9.88%) Apache
2 12 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.94%) IIS
5 6 (3.70%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.09%) JBoss
6 5 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.85%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.62%) Confluence
10 1 (0.62%) Drupal
10 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) HipChat
3 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Relativity
2 1 (0.62%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.23%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.23%) PaaS
4 2 (1.23%) Route 53
5 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.96%) DNS
2 20 (12.35%) LDAP
3 18 (11.11%) HTTP
4 15 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 12 (7.41%) Firewall
6 11 (6.79%) SSL
7 9 (5.56%) LAN
7 9 (5.56%) SAN
8 8 (4.94%) WAN
9 5 (3.09%) VPN
10 4 (2.47%) FTP
10 4 (2.47%) Kerberos
10 4 (2.47%) NAS
11 3 (1.85%) Internet
11 3 (1.85%) SSH
11 3 (1.85%) X.509
12 2 (1.23%) IPsec
12 2 (1.23%) MPLS
12 2 (1.23%) SMTP
12 2 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.49%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.79%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.56%) MySQL
5 8 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.94%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.09%) DB2
7 4 (2.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (2.47%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.85%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.85%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.23%) OLTP
9 2 (1.23%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 25 (15.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (6.17%) Hudson
3 8 (4.94%) Subversion
4 6 (3.70%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.47%) Maven
5 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.85%) Introscope
6 3 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.23%) JIRA
7 2 (1.23%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.62%) JUnit
8 1 (0.62%) NUnit
8 1 (0.62%) Selenium
8 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (37.65%) Finance
2 36 (22.22%) Banking
3 14 (8.64%) Financial Institution
3 14 (8.64%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.32%) Front Office
5 6 (3.70%) Retail
6 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Billing
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (23.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (17.28%) Developer
3 16 (9.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 15 (9.26%) Administrator
4 15 (9.26%) Java Engineer
5 14 (8.64%) Unix Engineer
6 13 (8.02%) Applications Support
6 13 (8.02%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) Analyst
8 10 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.56%) Implementation Specialist
9 9 (5.56%) ITSM Specialist
10 7 (4.32%) Consultant
10 7 (4.32%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) Perl Developer
12 5 (3.09%) Applications Engineer
12 5 (3.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.09%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.20%) XML
2 21 (12.96%) HTML
3 13 (8.02%) CSS
4 11 (6.79%) .NET
4 11 (6.79%) Web Services
5 9 (5.56%) Ajax
5 9 (5.56%) Middleware
6 7 (4.32%) Node.js
7 6 (3.70%) REST
8 5 (3.09%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.09%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (3.09%) RESTful
8 5 (3.09%) Spring
8 5 (3.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (1.85%) LAMP
9 3 (1.85%) SAML
9 3 (1.85%) SOAP
9 3 (1.85%) XSLT
10 2 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Equities
2 12 (7.41%) Clustering
3 11 (6.79%) Fixed Income
4 10 (6.17%) Derivative
5 9 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (5.56%) Hedge funds
5 9 (5.56%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.09%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.47%) Replication
8 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.23%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.23%) Fintech
8 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 99 (61.11%) Linux
2 87 (53.70%) Unix
3 37 (22.84%) Windows
4 23 (14.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.02%) AIX
5 13 (8.02%) Windows Server
6 12 (7.41%) Solaris
7 10 (6.17%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.09%) CentOS
8 5 (3.09%) Debian
8 5 (3.09%) SUSE
8 5 (3.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.23%) Fedora
10 2 (1.23%) Mesosphere
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.40%) DevOps
3 37 (22.84%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (19.14%) ITIL
5 25 (15.43%) Configuration Management
6 16 (9.88%) ITIL V3
7 14 (8.64%) High Availability
7 14 (8.64%) Open Source
8 13 (8.02%) Incident Management
8 13 (8.02%) Project Management
8 13 (8.02%) Service Management
9 12 (7.41%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.79%) Change Management
10 11 (6.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (6.79%) ITSM
10 11 (6.79%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.56%) CMMI
11 9 (5.56%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.56%) Migration
11 9 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (59.26%) Python
2 55 (33.95%) Java
3 49 (30.25%) SQL
4 44 (27.16%) Bash Shell
5 33 (20.37%) Shell Script
6 32 (19.75%) Ruby
7 20 (12.35%) JavaScript
7 20 (12.35%) PowerShell
8 18 (11.11%) PHP
9 15 (9.26%) C++
10 12 (7.41%) C
11 8 (4.94%) C#
12 5 (3.09%) Korn
12 5 (3.09%) Scala
13 4 (2.47%) VB
14 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.23%) VBA
15 2 (1.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 1 (0.62%) C-shell
16 1 (0.62%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (7.41%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 9 (5.56%) PMP
3 5 (3.09%) CISM
3 5 (3.09%) CISSP
4 3 (1.85%) CISA
5 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.62%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CCNA
6 1 (0.62%) CCNP
6 1 (0.62%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.62%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.62%) OSCP
6 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.32%) Docker
4 4 (2.47%) KVM
4 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.85%) RHEV
6 2 (1.23%) NFS
6 2 (1.23%) Postfix
6 2 (1.23%) Samba
6 2 (1.23%) Snort
6 2 (1.23%) Squid
6 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.23%) vSphere
7 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.62%) StorNext
7 1 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (31.48%) Puppet
2 39 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (17.90%) Ansible
4 8 (4.94%) Control-M
5 7 (4.32%) Nagios
6 4 (2.47%) Salt
6 4 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.85%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (1.23%) Cacti
8 2 (1.23%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (1.23%) Mesos
8 2 (1.23%) Netcool
8 2 (1.23%) SCOM
8 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.23%) WSUS
8 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.62%) Graphite
9 1 (0.62%) Kibana
9 1 (0.62%) logstash
Vendors
1 37 (22.84%) Oracle
2 24 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 21 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.64%) Sybase
5 11 (6.79%) VMware
6 10 (6.17%) Atlassian
7 8 (4.94%) Informatica
8 6 (3.70%) BMC
8 6 (3.70%) IBM
8 6 (3.70%) Splunk
8 6 (3.70%) TOWER Software
9 5 (3.09%) Cisco
9 5 (3.09%) HP
9 5 (3.09%) Rackspace
10 4 (2.47%) Veritas
11 3 (1.85%) Adobe
11 3 (1.85%) ATG
11 3 (1.85%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.85%) Murex
11 3 (1.85%) Serena
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